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Clarios Investing $16M To Expand In Oconee County, South Carolina

The advanced battery solutions manufacturer produces over 150 million advanced, low-voltage batteries for the mobility industry annually.
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South Carolina Is ‘Firing On All Cylinders,’ Governor Says

Leaders in The Palmetto State aim to build a ‘high-tech, diverse’ economy and increase awareness of the state’s commitment to its businesses.
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South Carolina: Supporting Business From Launch To Legacy

The South Carolina Department of Commerce’s new brand campaign reinforces the state’s commitment to companies’ long-term success.

DCC Metal Recycling Adds $11M Investment to South Carolina

DCC Metal Recycling will invest $11 million to add its seventh operation in South Carolina. The operation will bring 78 jobs to the state.
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SC Produce Company Invests $26.2M In Palmetto State

A full-service fresh produce supplier will invest $26.2 million to improve its facility in Richland County, South Carolina.
Omron

Omron Automation To Establish South Carolina Presence

Omron Automation, a global leader in industrial automation technology, will soon establish its presence in South Carolina.

Manufacturing Companies Expand in South Carolina

Manufacturing companies Nova Molecular Technologies and Flame Spray North America are expanding their footprint in the Palmetto State.

Capital Concrete Adds 5th Facility In South Carolina

Capital Concrete Co. will invest $8.25 million to construct a facility in Fairfield County, South Carolina.

TMC Transportation To Invest $38M In SC Expansion

TMC Transportation has a 25-year history in South Carolina, and plans to invest $38 million to expand its regional headquarters in the state.
Nissin Foods South Carolina

Nissin Foods To Create 300 Jobs In South Carolina

Nissin Foods, inventors of the first instant ramen noodle, will invest $228M to establish manufacturing operations in Greenville County, SC.
Keurig Dr Pepper South Carolina

Keurig Dr Pepper Plans $100M Expansion In South Carolina

Keurig Dr Pepper (KDP) will create an estimated 250 new jobs in Spartanburg County, South Carolina by 2027.
West Fraser

West Fraser Expands South Carolina Sawmill For 3rd Time

West Fraser will expand its Newberry County, South Carolina, sawmill for the third time in a decade — bringing 30 new jobs to the region.
Zilmet South Carolina

Zilmet Picks South Carolina For First U.S. Manufacturing Plant

Italy-based manufacturer Zilmet will invest $32.7 million and create approximately 50 new jobs in Georgetown County, South Carolina.
Xerxes South Carolina

Three Expansions Bring 120 Jobs, $40M+ In Investments To South Carolina

Xerxes will create about 80 jobs in Richland County, Meyn America will create 25 jobs in Oconee County, and South Atlantic Canners will create 15 jobs in Lee County, SC.
Solar South Carolina

SEM Wafertech, Solar4America To Invest $66M In South Carolina

The new Sumter County facility will create 300 jobs, help meet the need for locally sourced solar wafers as the demand for solar power continues to grow in the U.S. 
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Solid South Carolina

The Palmetto State attracted record-breaking investment in 2022, and the EV sector is a significant contributor.

Advanced Manufacturing Projects Bring Over $1.6B To South Carolina

Three advanced manufacturing projects will create a total of more than 700 jobs in Spartanburg, Chester and Richland counties in South Carolina.
IKO South Carolina

IKO Investing $363M, Creating 180 Jobs In South Carolina

Also, Erchonia will relocate its corporate headquarters to Greenville County, SC, investing $6.7M and creating more than 50 jobs. 
2022 Deal of the Year

2022 Deal Of The Year: Impact Awards

The 2022 Deal of the Year Impact Awards recognize project investments that will have significant impact in their new or expanded locations, focusing on a specific aspect of the project.
Pallidus York County Charlotte Region

Pallidus Relocating Corporate HQ, Manufacturing Operations

Silicon carbide (SiC) wafer semiconductor manufacturer Pallidus will invest $443 million and create 405 new jobs in York County, SC in the Charlotte Region. 
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Listen Now: Living And Learning In Lubbock, Texas, With John Osborne, CEO, Lubbock EDA

Lubbock EDA CEO John Osborne discusses business climate and downtown revitalization in the Business Facilities Podcast.
2024 GLOBAL RANKINGS

U.S., Brazil, Canada Top Foreign Direct Investment Rankings

Business Facilities 20th Annual Rankings Report showcases economic development activity worldwide, including Renewable Energy and AI Growth Hubs.
METRO RANKINGS 2

Phoenix, Austin, Memphis Are Top Manufacturing, Logistics Metros

Foreign Direct Investment was drawn to Texas, Michigan leads Automotive, and Georgia moves to top of EV ranking in State section of Business Facilities 20th Annual Rankings Report.

Location Spotlight: The Entergy Region

Entergy’s four state territory spanning Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas is home to the largest industrial base in the U.S.